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- The first month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, corresponding nearly to the Gregorian April. After the Babylonish captivity this month was called Nisan.
- An aromatic red powder that is used during the Holi festival. 1976
- A South American tropical fruit tree,
- The fruit of this tree.
- a city in Hawaii
- An affected manner intended to impress others.
- Consisting of air.
- Relating or belonging to air; high in air; aerial.
- Open to a free current of air; exposed to the air; breezy.
- Resembling air; thin; unsubstantial; not material; airlike.
- Relating to the spirit or soul; delicate; graceful.
- Without reality; having no solid foundation; empty; trifling; visionary.
- Light of heart; vivacious; sprightly; flippant; superficial.
- Having an affected manner; being in the habit of putting on airs; affectedly grand.
- Having the light and aerial tints true to nature.
- The first letter of the Arabic alphabet:
- A tissue surrounding the seed in certain fruits such as pomegranates.
- enthusiastic; passionate; longing eagerly; eager; greedy
- A small island north of New Guinea.
- A language spoken on this island and others near it.
- A sudden, sharp blow or punch.
- A wipeout.
- To strike such a blow against.
- To discard; to throw out; to throw away.
- To wipe out; to faceplant; to fall.
- a peninsula and town in north-west Turkey
- A virulent poison extracted from or other species of aconite.
- The plant itself.
- The spoiling of someone's score in the crib.
- A deception, a hoax.
- To spoil the score of (someone) in cribbage.
- To do someone out of their due; to deceive or defraud, to cheat (someone).
- Half a coconut shell, used in Fiji as a cup for drinking alcohol.
- To tie; to confine by any ligature.
- To cohere or stick together in a mass.
- To be restrained from motion, or from customary or natural action, as by friction.
- To exert a binding or restraining influence.
- To tie or fasten tightly together, with a cord, band, ligature, chain, etc.
- To confine, restrain, or hold by physical force or influence of any kind.
- To couple.
- To oblige, restrain, or hold, by authority, law, duty, promise, vow, affection, or other social tie.
- To put (a person) under definite legal obligations, especially, under the obligation of a bond or covenant.
- To place under legal obligation to serve.
- To protect or strengthen by applying a band or binding, as the edge of a carpet or garment.
- To make fast (a thing) about or upon something, as by tying; to encircle with something.
- To cover, as with a bandage.
- To prevent or restrain from customary or natural action.
- To put together in a cover, as of books.
- To make two or more elements stick together.
- To associate an identifier with a value; to associate a variable name, method name, etc. with the content of a storage location.
- To complain; to whine about something.
- That which binds or ties.
- A troublesome situation; a problem; a predicament or quandary.
- Any twining or climbing plant or stem, especially a hop vine; a bine.
- A ligature or tie for grouping notes.
- A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
- Eyeglasses or spectacles.
- To spin.
- To cause (a floating log) to rotate by treading on it.
- A type of grace note movement that quickly switches between low-A and low-G several times, producing a low rippling sound. www.mcnabbs.org - Introduction to Bagpipe Music
- The bitts.
- A bollard.
- To put round the bitts.
- A plucked lute, originating in the classical and traditional music of Japan, characterized by a pear-shaped body and four or five high frets, giving the instrument a distinctively twangy tone.
- A chunk of cannabis resin.
- A small dot registered on electronic equipment, such as a radar or oscilloscope screen.
- A short sound of a single pitch, usually electronically generated.
- A brief and usually minor aberration or deviation from what is expected or normal.
- As blip out: to skip over or ignore.
- To change state abruptly, such as between off and on or dark and light, sometimes implying motion.
- A localized accumulation of pus in the skin, resulting from infection.
- The point at which fluid begins to change to a vapour.
- A dish of boiled food, especially based on seafood.
- The collective noun for a group of hawks.
- To heat (a liquid) to the point where it begins to turn into a gas.
- To cook in boiling water.
- Of a liquid, to begin to turn into a gas, seethe.
- Said of weather being uncomfortably hot.
- To feel uncomfortably hot. See also seethe.
- To form, or separate, by boiling or evaporation.
- To steep or soak in warm water.
- To be agitated like boiling water; to bubble; to effervesce.
- To be moved or excited with passion; to be hot or fervid.
- A variety of soft, mild French cheese made from cow's milk.
- A measure (in degrees) of the amount of dissolved solids in a liquid via its specific gravity; used especially to measure dissolved sugar in fruit juice and wine.
- A local governor or leader, especially in North Africa or Moorish Spain; an alcaide.
- Any of various ancient and traditional Irish football games.
- Modern Gaelic football.
- To line or finish (a surface, such as a wall), with plaster, stucco, thin boards, or similar.
- To set a higher bound.
- a ceiling
- A greeting or farewell using the word "ciao".
- More usual spelling of sill when used in the context of an underwater horizontal member which forms the base of a lock gate on a canal or river.
- An amphitheatrical circle for sports; a circus.
- To circumcise.
- To grip tightly.
- To fasten with a clip.
- To hug, embrace.
- To collect signatures, generally with the use of a clipboard.
- Something which clips or grasps; a device for attaching one object to another.
- An unspecified but normally understood as rapid speed or pace.
- An embrace.
- A frame containing a number of bullets which is intended to be inserted into the magazine of a firearm to allow for rapid reloading.
- A projecting flange on the upper edge of a horseshoe, turned up so as to embrace the lower part of the hoof; a toe clip or beak.
- A gaff or hook for landing the fish, as in salmon fishing.
- To cut, especially with scissors or shears as opposed to a knife etc.
- To curtail; to cut short.
- To strike with the hand.
- An illegal tackle: Throwing the body across the back of an opponent's leg or hitting him from the back below the waist while moving up from behind unless the opponent is a runner or the action is in close line play.
- To cut off a signal level at a certain maximum value.
- To discard (an occluded part of a model or scene) rather than waste resources on rendering it.
- To cheat, swindle, or fleece.
- Something which has been clipped from a larger whole:
- The product of a single shearing of sheep.
- A season's crop of wool.
- A section of video taken from a film, broadcast, or other longer video
- A newspaper clipping.
- An act of clipping, such as a haircut.
- The condition of something, its state.
- A blow with the hand.
- The clitoris.
- To stimulate one's clitoris.
- A hairdo
- A hood; a close-fitting cap covering much of the head, widespread until XVIII century; after that worn only by small children and countrywomen
- An item of chain mail headgear
- An official headdress, such as that worn by certain judges in England.
- To style or arrange hair.
- A baby’s bed with high, often slatted, often moveable sides, suitable for a child who has outgrown a cradle or bassinet.
- A bed for a child older than a baby.
- A small sleeping berth in a packet ship or other small vessel
- A wicker basket; compare Moses basket.
- A manger, a feeding trough for animals elevated off the earth or floor, especially one for fodder such as hay.
- The baby Jesus and the manger in a creche or nativity scene, consisting of statues of Mary, Joseph and various other characters such as the magi.
- A bin for drying or storing grain, as with a corn crib.
- A small room or covered structure, especially one of rough construction, used for storage or penning animals.
- A confined space, as with a cage or office-cubicle
- A job, a position; (British), an appointment.
- A hovel, a roughly constructed building best suited to the shelter of animals but used for human habitation.
- One’s residence, or where one normally hangs out.
- A boxy structure traditionally built of heavy wooden timbers, to support an existing structure from below, as with a mineshaft or a building being raised off its foundation in preparation for being moved; see cribbing.
- A collection of quotes or references for use in speaking, for assembling a written document, or as an aid to a project of some sort; a crib sheet.
- A minor theft, extortion or embezzlement, with or without criminal intent.
- Short for the card game cribbage.
- The cards discarded by players and used by the dealer.
- A known piece of information corresponding to a section of encrypted text, that is then used to work out the remaining sections.
- A small holiday home, often near a beach and of simple construction.
- A packed lunch taken to work.
- A small raft made of timber.
- The stomach.
- To place or confine in a crib.
- To shut up or confine in a narrow habitation; to cage; to cramp.
- To collect one or more passages and/or references for use in a speech, written document or as an aid for some task; to create a crib sheet.
- To install timber supports, as with cribbing.
- To steal or embezzle, to cheat out of.
- To complain, to grumble
- To crowd together, or to be confined, as if in a crib or in narrow accommodations.
- To seize the manger or other solid object with the teeth and draw in wind.
- To plagiarize; to copy; to cheat.
- A proponent of
- A criterium race.
- A critical hit.
- To land a critical hit on.
- Canadian Security and Intelligence Service.
- Any program which compares two files or sets of files and outputs a description of the differences between them.
- The output of a diff program. A diff file.
- of: differential of types of white blood cell in a complete blood count.
- A difficult route.
- To run a diff program on (files or items) so as to produce a description of the differences between them, as for a patch file.
- To compare two files or other objects, manually or otherwise.
- A program, historically part of the Unix operating system, which compares two files or sets of files and outputs a description of the differences between them.
- A thin, flat, circular plate or similar object.
- Something resembling a disk.
- An intervertebral disc.
- A vinyl phonograph/gramophone record.
- A floppy disk - removable magnetic medium or a hard disk - fixed, persistent digital storage.
- A disc - either a CD-ROM, an audio CD, a DVD or similar removable storage medium.
- A harrow.
- A ring- or cup-shaped enlargement of the flower receptacle or ovary that bears nectar or, less commonly, the stamens.
- to harrow
- To make dizzy; to astonish; to puzzle.
- To cut off; chop off.
- To cut off little by little; cheat by small and reiterated tricks; purloin.
- To entice step by step.
- To appropriate unlawfully; to embezzle.
- To shoot directly at short range.
- To shoot at a mark at short range.
- To shoot (a shaft) so as to pierce on the descent.
- To beat; thrash; drub.
- To scold.
- To strike another player's marble when playing from the trigger.
- A drop.
- To fall one drop at a time.
- To leak slowly.
- To let fall in drops.
- To have a superabundance of valuable things.
- To rain lightly.
- To be wet, to be soaked.
- A drop of a liquid.
- An apparatus that slowly releases a liquid, especially one that releases drugs into a patient's bloodstream (an intravenous drip).
- A limp, ineffectual, boring or otherwise uninteresting person.
- A falling or letting fall in drops; act of dripping.
- That part of a cornice, sill course, or other horizontal member, which projects beyond the rest, and has a section designed to throw off rainwater.
- name, also used as a formal given name.
- An ethnic group of southeastern Nigeria.
- In some countries, the period from elementary school to high school.
- To draw out or extract.
- Of or pertaining to the analysis of a cultural system or its features from the perspective of a participant in that culture.
- Epsilon Pegasi, an orange supergiant star in the constellation of Pegasus.
- A god in Sumerian mythology, later known as Ea in Akkadian and Babylonian mythology.
- A diminutive of the female given names Eva, Eve, Evelyn and Evangeline, also used as a formal given name.
- Intending to harm; malevolent.
- Morally corrupt.
- Unpleasant, as in 'an evil smell'.
- Producing or threatening sorrow, distress, injury, or calamity; unpropitious; calamitous.
- Having harmful qualities; not good; worthless or deleterious.
- undesirable; harmful; bad practice
- Moral badness; wickedness; malevolence; the forces or behaviors that are the opposite or enemy of good.
- Anything which impairs the happiness of a being or deprives a being of any good; anything which causes suffering of any kind to sentient beings; injury; mischief; harm.
- A malady or disease; especially in the phrase king's evil (scrofula).
- Well-pleased; glad; apt; wont; fond; inclined.
- Satisfied; contented.
- With joy; gladly.
- To be delighted or glad; to rejoice.
- To gladden.
- One in whom the property of an estate is vested, subject to the estate of a liferenter.
- The price of grain in the counties of Scotland, as legally fixed on an annual basis.
- An estate held by a person on condition of providing military service to a superior.
- Something over which one has rights or exercises control.
- An area of dominion, especially in a corporate or governmental bureaucracy.
- To feign; dissemble; flatter.
- To move about in a quick, uneasy way; be constantly in motion.
- To give trouble to; vex; perplex.
- Restlessness or agitation caused by trifling annoyance.
- Any trifling peculiarity in regard to work which causes unnecessary trouble; teasing exactness of operation.
- A fig.
- A sore place on the foot.
- To encounter or discover by accident; to happen upon.
- To encounter or discover something being searched for; to locate.
- To discover by study or experiment direct to an object or end.
- To gain, as the object of desire or effort.
- To attain to; to arrive at; to acquire.
- To point out.
- To decide that, to discover that, to form the opinion that.
- To arrive at, as a conclusion; to determine as true; to establish.
- To supply; to furnish.
- To provide for
- To determine or judge.
- To discover game.
- Anything that is found (usually valuable), as objects on an archeological site or a person with talent.
- The act of finding.
- Jurisprudence in the Islamic law, shari'a.
- To carry away or about; carry; move.
- To drive away.
- To rouse; raise up.
- To move quickly; go off or fly out suddenly; turn out.
- A stroke; lash.
- A freak; trick; quirk.
- The public treasury of ancient Rome.
- Any state treasury or exchequer.
- An emission of a rapid stream of bubbles.
- The sound of such an emission.
- A carbonated beverage.
- To emit bubbles.
- To make a rapid hissing or bubbling sound.
- To shoot or project something moving at great velocity.
- To travel at a great velocity, producing a sound caused by the speed.
- A fluttering or darting movement.
- A particular, unexpected, short lived change of state.
- A homosexual.
- To move about rapidly and nimbly.
- To move quickly from one location to another.
- To unpredictably change state for short periods of time.
- To move house (sometimes a sudden move to avoid debts).
- To be unstable; to be easily or often moved.
- Fast, nimble.
- The soft fur of some animals, especially the beaver.
- to fidget, to wriggle around
- to masturbate
- to fuck (misapplied euphemism)
- to mess or muck (about, around etc.)
- to make a temporary alteration to something, to fudge, to manipulate
- an act of frigging
- A temporary modification to a piece of equipment to change the way it operates (usually away from as originally designed)
- a fuck
- Common English misspelling of the word "fridge" due to it's alternative label "refrigerator" not containing the letter "d."
- British slang for an insulated bin, box or cabinet used to keep food or beverages cold.
- A fused mixture of materials used to make glass
- Similar methods used in the manufacture of ceramic beads and small ornaments.
- To add frit to a glass or ceramic mixture
- To prepare by heat (the materials for making glass); to fuse partially.
- Manner of walking or stepping; bearing or carriage while moving.
- One of the different ways in which a horse can move, either naturally or as a result of training.
- To teach a specific gait to a horse.
- derived from a diminutive of the name Gilbert.
- The internal organs of certain computer game characters after being splattered to death.
- To cover with a thin layer of gold; to cover with gold leaf.
- To adorn.
- To make appear drunk.
- Gold or other metal in a thin layer; gilding.
- A security issued by the Bank of England (see gilt-edged)
- Golden coloured.
- A young female pig, at or nearing the age of first breeding.
- A foolish or contemptible man.
- a fellow; person.
- To grimace; to snarl.
- To whinge, moan, complain.
- To make elaborate unnatural and distorted faces as a form of amusement or in a girning competition.
- A vocalization similar to a cat's purring.
- A horizontal structural member of post and beam architecture, typically attached to bridge two or more vertical members such as corner posts.
- To gird.
- To bind horizontally, as with a belt or girdle.
- To measure the girth of.
- Bound by a cable; used of a vessel so moored by two anchors that she swings against one of the cables by force of the current or tide.
- To move, shift, provide something abstract or concrete to someone or something or somewhere.
- To transfer one's possession or holding of (something) to (someone).
- To make a present or gift of.
- To pledge.
- To provide (something) to (someone), to allow or afford.
- To cause (a sensation or feeling) to exist in.
- To carry out (a physical interaction) with (something).
- To pass (something) into (someone's) hand or the like.
- To cause (a disease or condition) in, or to transmit (a disease or condition) to.
- To estimate or predict (a duration or probability) for (something).
- To yield slightly when a force is applied.
- To collapse under pressure or force.
- To provide, as, a service or a broadcast.
- To lead (onto or into).
- To provide a view of.
- To exhibit as a product or result; to produce; to yield.
- To cause; to make; used with the infinitive.
- To allow or admit by way of supposition.
- To attribute; to assign; to adjudge.
- To communicate or announce (advice, tidings, etc.); to pronounce or utter (an opinion, a judgment, a shout, etc.).
- To grant power or permission to; to allow.
- To devote or apply (oneself).
- To become soft or moist.
- To shed tears; to weep.
- To have a misgiving.
- To be going on, to be occurring
- The amount of bending that something undergoes when a force is applied to it.
- The capital of the Western Province, Solomon Islands
- The network of glial cells that supports nervous system tissue.
- Having a ready flow of words but lacking thought or understanding; superficial; shallow.
- Smooth or slippery.
- Artfully persuasive in nature.
- To make glib.
- A mass of matted hair worn down over the eyes, formerly worn in Ireland.
- To castrate; to geld; to emasculate.
- A light, candle, lantern.
- An eye.
- brightness; splendour
- little creature;
- A cricket or grasshopper.
- An insect in the family Prophalangopsidae, related to katydids
- Any small eel.
- The broad-nosed eel. See glut
- To irritate or annoy.
- To take hold of, particularly with the hand.
- To help or assist, particularly in an emotional sense.
- To do something with another that makes you happy/gives you relief.
- To trench; to drain.
- A hold or way of holding, particularly with the hand.
- A handle or other place to grip.
- A visual component on a window etc. enabling it to be resized and/or moved.
- A person responsible for handling equipment on the set.
- A channel cut through a grass verge (especially for the purpose of draining water away from the highway).
- A lot of something.
- spelling of: Influenza, flu.
- A small travelling-bag or gripsack.
- An apparatus attached to a car for clutching a traction cable.
- Assistance; help or encouragement.
- A helpful, interesting, admirable, or inspiring person.
- As much as one can hold in a hand; a handful.
- A tenacious grasp; a holding fast.
- A device for grasping or holding fast to something.
- A small ditch or trench; a channel to carry off water or other liquid; a drain.
- The griffin.
- A West African antelope (Tragelaphus scriptus), marked with white stripes and spots on a reddish fawn ground; the
- Balls or pieces of ice falling as precipitation, often in connection with a thunderstorm.
- Said of the weather when hail is falling.
- to send or release hail
- to greet; give salutation to; salute.
- To name; to designate; to call.
- to call out loudly in order to gain the attention of
- Healthy, whole, safe.
- Someone who inherits, or is designated to inherit, the property of another.
- One who inherits, or has been designated to inherit, a hereditary title or office.
- A successor in a role, representing continuity with the predecessor.
- Very elevated; extending or being far above a base; tall; lofty.
- Pertaining to (or, especially of a language: spoken in) in an area which is at a greater elevation, for example more mountainous, than other regions.
- Above the batter's shoulders.
- Relatively elevated; rising or raised above the average or normal level from which elevation is measured.
- Having a specified elevation or height; tall.
- Elevated in status, esteem, prestige; exalted in rank, station, or character.
- Most exalted; foremost.
- Of great importance and consequence: grave (if negative) or solemn (if positive).
- Consummate; advanced (e.g. in development) to the utmost extent or culmination, or possessing a quality in its supreme degree, at its zenith.
- Advanced in complexity (and hence potentially abstract and/or difficult to comprehend).
- Remote in distance or time.
- Very traditionalist and conservative, especially in favoring older ways of doing things; see e.g. .
- Elevated in mood; marked by great merriment, excitement, etc.
- Luxurious; rich.
- Lofty, often to the point of arrogant, haugty, boastful, proud.
- With tall waves.
- Large, great (in quantity, value, force, energy, etc).
- Having a large or comparatively larger concentration of (a substance,
- Acute or shrill in pitch, due to being of greater frequency, i.e. produced by more rapid vibrations (wave oscillations).
- Made with some part of the tongue positioned high in the mouth, relatively close to the palate.
- Greater in value than other cards, denominations, suits, etc.
- Having the highest rank in a straight, flush or straight flush.
- Winning; able to take a trick, win a round, etc.
- Strong-scented; slightly tainted/spoiled; beginning to decompose.
- Intoxicated; under the influence of a mood-altering drug, formerly (until the early 20th century) usually alcohol, but now (by the mid 20th century) usually not alcohol but rather marijuana, cocaine, heroin, etc.
- Near, in its direction of travel, to the (direction of the) wind.
- In or to an elevated position.
- In or at a great value.
- In a pitch of great frequency.
- A period of euphoria, from excitement or from an intake of drugs.
- A drug that gives such a high.
- A large area of elevated atmospheric pressure; an anticyclone.
- The maximum atmospheric temperature recorded at a particular location, especially during one 24-hour period.
- An elevated place; a superior region; a height; the sky; heaven.
- The highest card dealt or drawn.
- To rise.
- Thought; intention; determination; purpose.
- To hie; to hasten.
- A long walk.
- An abrupt increase.
- The snap of the ball to start a play.
- A command to a dog sled team, given by a musher
- To take a long walk for pleasure or exercise.
- To unfairly or suddenly raise a price.
- To snap the ball to start a play.
- To lean out to the windward side of a sailboat in order to counterbalance the effects of the wind on the sails.
- To pull up or tug upwards sharply.
- Located at the rear (most often said of animals' body parts).
- A female deer, especially a red deer at least two years old.
- A spotted food fish of the genus Epinephelus.
- A servant, especially an agricultural labourer.
- A clue.
- A tacit suggestion that avoids a direct statement.
- A small, barely detectable amount of.
- Information in a computer-based font that suggests how the outlines of the font's glyphs should be distorted in order to produce, at specific sizes, a visually appealing pixel-based rendering. Also known as hinting.
- An opportunity; occasion; fit time.
- To suggest tacitly without a direct statement; to provide a clue.
- To bring to mind by a slight mention or remote allusion; to suggest in an indirect manner.
- To develop and add hints to a font.
- A sibilant sound, such as that made by a snake or escaping steam; an unvoiced fricative.
- An expression of disapproval made using such a sound.
- To make a hissing sound.
- To condemn or express contempt for by hissing.
- To utter with a hissing sound.
- To play the fool; to behave thoughtlessly and frivolously.
- To leap; to caper; to romp noisily.
- name; the Scottish Gaelic equivalent of John.
- A metrical foot in verse consisting of an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable.
- The goddess/personification of recuperation. She is a daughter of Asclepius and Epione.
- A type of wild mountain goat of the genus Capra, such as the species
- With ice added.
- Very cold, but not necessarily containing ice.
- Covered with icing.
- unpleasantly sticky; yucky; disgusting
- excessively sentimental
- unwell or upset; in a bad state of mind or health
- In an idle manner.
- Without specific purpose, intent or effort.
- Of dubious authenticity, legitimacy or legality.
- Uncertain or chancy.
- A former Spanish province on the Atlantic coast of Morocco, south of Agadir and across from the Canary Islands.
- A Jew.
- ‘Jewish’, seen in a derogatory sense; cunning, supercilious.
- roe of the salmon, red caviar
- Someone who uses instant messaging.
- A unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot, or exactly 2.54 centimetres.
- The amount of water which would cover a surface to the depth of an inch, used as a measurement of rainfall.
- The amount of an alcoholic beverage which would fill a glass or bottle to the depth of an inch.
- A very short distance.
- To advance very slowly, or by a small amount (in a particular direction).
- To drive by inches, or small degrees.
- To deal out by inches; to give sparingly.
- A small island
- a small city in Kentucky, USA
- an unincorporated community in Nebraska, USA.
- a CDP in Texas, USA.
- an unincorporated community in West Virginia, USA.
- of the colour of ink, especially black ink; dark.
- spattered or stained with ink
- Inward; interior; secret.
- Inwardly, within; internally; secretly.
- Heartily, completely, fully, thoroughly; extremely.
- The Inca God of the Sun
- A Capital: Des Moines.
- One of the Native Americans formerly occupying the region now included in the state of Iowa.
- A Philippine and Pacific island tree ( yielding a valuable brown dye and having a very hard and durable dark wood.
- The wood of this tree.